OUI

abbreviation or noun

1
: operating under the influence
convicted of OUI [=convicted of operating a vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol]
an OUI charge
2
: one who is arrested for or convicted of OUI
3
: an arrest or conviction for OUI
has two OUI's on his record

Word History

First Known Use

1981, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of OUI was in 1981

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“OUI.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/OUI. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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